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Men and Women Adrift

The YMCA and the YWCA in the City

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Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Association: clubs, societies,
  • Christianity,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Gender studies,
  • Social history,
  • Young Women"s Christian Associ,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Private Welfare Work,
  • Young Women"s Christian associations,
  • YMCA of the USA,
  • Social Science,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - General,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Institutions & Organizations,
  • CIVILIZATION, MODERN,
  • History / Civilization,
  • History - General History,
  • Volunteer Work,
  • Young Men"s Christian associat,
  • Young Men"s Christian associations,
  • History,
  • Membership,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNina Mjagkij (Editor), Margaret Spratt (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8045548M
    ISBN 100814755410
    ISBN 109780814755419


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